The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2008 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 39 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 3 2 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.50% 0.97% 6.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.52% 5.88% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 4
Median salary £20,750 £23,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% -35.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £23,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Operating Systems Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
46 34 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.00% 16.50% 38.97%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 59
Median salary £27,500 £36,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.61% +44.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2008
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing Windows Server 2008 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2008 Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Windows Server 2008 Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Windows Server 2008
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
5 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (16.67%) Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) Google
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (16.67%) Business Development
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (16.67%) WSUS
6 1 (16.67%) Problem Management

Windows Server 2008
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) G Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) Internet
4 1 (16.67%) NAS
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (16.67%) Server Support
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Google